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Washington, D.C., passes ambitious clean energy bill

Washington, D.C., passes ambitious clean energy bill Washington, D.C., passes ambitious clean energy bill. Photo: AFP Washington, December 26 (RHC)– In Washington, D.C., city lawmakers have voted unanimously on a clean energy bill mandating 100 percent renewable electricity by 2032.  The legislation also requires public transportation and fleet vehicles achieve zero carbon emissions by 2045.  […]

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Major Funding Pledges Won’t Close the Clean Energy Investment Gap

Several major financial institutions have made massive sustainable-investment pledges surrounding COP24, the new round of global climate talks that concluded earlier this month in Poland. The World Bank announced $200 billion in funding for projects tackling climate change in developing countries. Five of Europe’s largest banks, managing more than $2.7 trillion, promised to reassess their […]

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PM Khan asks authorities to finalise renewable energy policy by January

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday directed the concerned authorities to finalise the policy on renewable energy within a month’s time, Radio Pakistan reported. Chairing a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Energy in Islamabad, the prime minister underscored the need for improved coordination between the relevant departments and called for addressing governance issues in […]

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